David Mark Bergeron, 61, of Galveston, passed away Sunday, November 29, 2009, at his residence in Deer Park, TX.
Funeral Mass will be 10:00 am, Thursday, December 3, 2009, at St. Patrick Catholic Church with Father John Bok, OFM, as Celebrant. Entombment will follow the service at Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery in Dickinson.
The family will receive visitors after 5:00 pm, Wednesday, December 2nd, at Malloy & Son Funeral Home. A rosary will be held at 7:00 pm.
David was born October 13, 1948, in Texas City, TX. He lived most of his life between Texas City and Galveston but always considered the Island his home. David was an avid outdoorsman who loved surfing, hunting, softball, fishing, snow skiing, and martial arts. He worked as a lead piping designer for Rohm & Haas for over 15 years with Jacobs Engineering being his most recent employer.
David was preceded in death by his parents, Thelma and Belton Mark Bergeron.
He is survived by his sons, Clinton Bergeron and wife, Laurie; and Hugh Finklea and wife, Lisa; daughters, Kimberly Bergeron and husband, Matt McAdoo; and Heather Pyeatt; brother, Danny Bergeron and spouse, Sarah Van Riper; grandchildren: Chloe McAdoo and Madelyn Bergeron; special family member, Daryl Stewart; nieces, Tabitha McKnight and children, Cody and Megan; and Brandi Bergeron and daughter, Carter; and numerous other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers will be lifelong friends BoBo Conde, Daryl Stewart, Randy Hopper, and Anthony Conde; cousins, Will Manuel and Ken Dexter; and close friends, Greg Scofelia and Tony Westbrook. Honorary pallbearers will be Todd Watkins and Mike Junemann.
David’s family wishes to extend special thanks to AMED Community Hospice and Jacobs Engineering for their care and compassion during this difficult time.
Memorials may be made in David’s name to your local area Hospice group or to the Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research, 1111 Stewart Avenue, Beth Page, NY 11714.